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Staff Directory

Pam Person

Pam Person

Director
French West 2613
513-556-474
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Lauren Bosselait

Lauren Bosselait

Associate Director
French West 2609
513-556-4749

Wanda French

Wanda French

Program Manager
French West 2614
513-556-2541

Charles Cooper

Charles Cooper

Program Coordinator
French West 2612
513-556-4949

Rich Shivener

Rich Shivener

Graduate Assistant
French West 2608

Reid Becker

Reid Becker

Peer Leader Captain

Reid Becker is a fourth year Health Sciences Pre-Physical Therapy student in the College of Allied Health Sciences. He was born and raised in West Chester, Ohio. During his free time, Reid enjoys socializing with friends and exercising. He will graduate in spring 2016, and plans to go to graduate school to get a Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy. He has been involved with the Center for First Year Experience and Learning Communities since 2012. He was a first year student, then a Peer Leader for two years and now is a Peer Leader Captain. He is very excited to learn, influence and make an impact as a FYE advocate for UC. 

Shane Blaney

Shane Blaney

Peer Leader Captain

Shane Blaney is a fourth year biology (biomedical) major. The Westside (according to Shane, “the best side”) of Cincinnati has always been home for him. He loves the culture and atmosphere of Cincinnati and could see himself living there for the rest of his life. Outside of the university, he loves to go four-wheeling and enjoys a good bonfire. This is his fourth year with the Center for First Year Experience & LC’s and he loves every minute of it! Shane says that he looks forward to seeing where the Learning Communities program is headed and he hopes to make the best out of the experience alongside everyone involved!

Shannon Mohan

Shannon Mohan

Peer Leader Captain

Shannon Mohan is a fifth year studying Organizational Leadership through McMicken College of Arts and Sciences here at UC.  Shannon is initially from Cincinnati but spent time in New York, Wisconsin and Georgia before transferring to UC in the fall of 2013. When not on campus, Shannon works as a snowboard instructor at Perfect North Slopes and is currently in training to become a certified yoga instructor. After graduation, Shannon is interested in doing leadership development in the context of yoga and outdoor recreation. Shannon has been with the Center for First Year Experience since the fall of 2014 and is extremely excited to work as a Peer Leader Captain for the 2015-2016 school year!

Nick O'Hanlon

Nick O'Hanlon

Peer Leader Captain

Nick O’Hanlon is a third year Health Sciences Pre-Physical Therapy student in the College of Allied Health Sciences.  He was born in Dundee, Scotland, grew up in Chesterfield, Virginia, and has lived in Cincinnati since 2010. His favorite thing to do in his free time is go running, and has participated in the Flying Pig Marathon for the past two years. After graduating in 2017, Nick plans to go to graduate school to get his doctorate in Physical Therapy, and hopes to work with athletes. This is his third year being involved with the Center for First Year Experience and Learning Communities, first as a student, then as a Peer Leader, and now as a Peer Leader Captain. His main goal is to give back to the organization that has provided him with so many opportunities for excellence in his time at UC. 

Kala Stephens

Kala Stephens

Peer Leader Captain

Kala Stephens is a fourth year Biology and Neuroscience double major with an English Literature minor through the college of McMicken Arts and Sciences. She is originally from Dayton, Ohio but calls Cincinnati home. Upon graduation in 2016, Kala hopes to go to Medical School in order to study to become a Psychiatrist. She is the President for Caducea Pre-Medical Society and enjoys learning about the brain, mental illnesses and plants. Outside of school, Kala enjoys reading, listening to music, playing piano and discovering new places/foods. She was in a Learning Community her freshman year, served as a Peer Leader for two years and is now a Peer Leader Captain. Kala loves FYE and cannot wait to see what the center has in store for the improvement of all first year students!

Sam Walker

Samantha Walker

Peer Leader Captain

Samantha Walker is a fourth year biology major in McMicken College of Arts and Sciences. She grew up in the small town of Republic in northwest Ohio. She likes Cincinnati, but would rather live somewhere with a small town feel  in the country. In her free time she enjoys bonfires with family and friends, playing slow-pitch softball and other outside sports, and playing with her pets. This is her fourth year with the department of First Year Experience and Learning Communities and she has enjoyed every second of it.  Sam is excited to see where the FYE program is going and is happy to be working with the faculty and staff of the University!

2015 - 2016 Fall Semester Peer Leaders

2015-2016 Peer Leaders

Learning Community

MLTI 1011-

Peer Leader

Email Address

Advanced Medical Imaging Technology  013 & 189 Jordan Bryant bryanjr@mail.uc.edu
AE/CE I (A) - MATH 1062 & AE/CE I (B) - MATH 1061 110 & 216 Kathleen (Kitty) DiFalco difalckj@mail.uc.edu
AE/CE II - MATH 1061 111 Christina McGovern mcgovecm@mail.uc.edu
AE/CE III - MATH 1061 121 Olumayowa Daniel danieloi@mail.uc.edu
AE/CE IV - MATH 1026 143 Markus Cheslock chesloma@mail.uc.edu
AE/CE V (A) - MATH 1060 & AE/CE V (B) - MATH 1061 150 & 151 Julie Chang changji@mail.uc.edu
AERO I - MATH 1062 116 Tristian Rothenbuecher rothentn@mail.uc.edu
AERO II (A) - MATH 1061 & AERO II (B) - MATH 1060 117 & 221 Matthew Kitchen kitchemd@mail.uc.edu
AERO III - MATH 1061 118 Steven Britt brittsa@mail.uc.edu
Athletic Training I 107 Lindsey Biggs biggsln@mail.uc.edu
Athletic Training II 108 Taylor Lipinsky lipinstm@mail.uc.edu
Athletic Training III 109 Taylor Woellert woelletq@mail.uc.edu
Biology I - First Gen 054 Alexandria Imm immaa@mail.uc.edu
Biology II 055 Jacob Orkwis orkwisja@mail.uc.edu
BME I - MATH 1061 139 Abigail Ball ballak@mail.uc.edu
BME II (A) - MATH 1062 & BME II (B) - MATH 1062 & BME II (C) - MATH 1061 208 & 209 & 169 Alexandria Pallotta pallotan@mail.uc.edu
BME III - MATH 1061 112 Jeff Forlenza forlenjj@mail.uc.edu
BME IV - MATH 1060 197 Mohamed El-Sayed elsayemd@mail.uc.edu
CHE I (A) - MATH 1026 & CHE I (B) - MATH 1060 152 & 153 Grant Slovan slovangc@mail.uc.edu
CHE II (A) - MATH 1061 & CHE II (B) - MATH 1061 154 & 155 Ray Recchia recchirj@mail.uc.edu
CHE III - MATH 1061 156 Karim Elgafy elgafykk@mail.uc.edu
CHE IV - MATH 1061 157 Adam Kluesener klueseaj@mail.uc.edu
CHE V - MATH 1062 211 Samantha Dunker dunkerse@mail.uc.edu
CHE VI (A) - MATH 1061 & CHE VI (B) - MATH 1062 212 & 213 Jacob Meyer meyer2j5@mail.uc.edu
Chemistry (A) & (B) 056 & 200 Lindsay Snider sniderlm@mail.uc.edu
CM I (A) - MATH 1061 & CM I (B) - MATH 1061 125 & 224 Matthew Morgann morganm9@mail.uc.edu
CM II (A) - MATH 1061 & CM II (B) - MATH 1060 132 & 218 Mitchell Hudepohl hudepomp@mail.uc.edu
Communication I 198 Laura King kingl8@mail.uc.edu
Communication II 199 Katerina Griffiths griffkh@mail.uc.edu
Communication Sciences and Disorders I 015 Abbey Falcone falconam@mail.uc.edu
Communication Sciences and Disorders II 016 Brooke King king2bk@mail.uc.edu
Criminal Justice I 087 Zachary Wycuff wycuffzd@mail.uc.edu
Criminal Justice II 088 Colton Pekarski pekarscr@mail.uc.edu
Criminal Justice III 089 Mackenzie Richards richarmz@mail.uc.edu
Criminal Justice IV 090 Joshua Ramos ramosjk@mail.uc.edu
Criminal Justice V 091 Matthew Gabringer gabrinmp@mail.uc.edu
CS I - MATH 1061 129 Nuthapol Suppakitjarak suppakng@mail.uc.edu
CS II (A) - MATH 1026 & CS II (B) - MATH 1060 130 & 131 Alyssa Albek albekar@mail.uc.edu
CS III (A) - MATH 1061 & CS III (B) - MATH 1062 159 & 160 Natalie Paul paulnm@mail.uc.edu
Dietetics and Food and Nutrition I 014 Carley Schmidt schmicl@mail.uc.edu
Dietetics and Food and Nutrition II 024 Paige Gieske gieskepa@mail.uc.edu
Early Childhood Education I 094 Emily Hasek hasekem@mail.uc.edu
Early Childhood Education II 095 Darby O'Connor oconnody@mail.uc.edu
Early Childhood Education III 096 Kyle English englisks@mail.uc.edu
EE/COMPE I (A) - MATH 1062 & EE/COMPE I (B) - MATH 1061 134 & 220 Matthew Morgann morganm9@mail.uc.edu
EE/COMPE II - MATH 1026 137 Andrew Denterlein denteraj@mail.uc.edu
EE/COMPE III - MATH 1061 138 Austin Boldt boldtaj@mail.uc.edu
EE/COMPE IV (A) - MATH 1060 & EE/COMPE IV (B) - MATH 1060 140 & 141 Kevin Chandler chandlkm@mail.uc.edu
EE/COMPE V - MATH 1061 149 Korey Kendall kendalka@mail.uc.edu
EE/COMPE VI - MATH 1062 158 Madeline Jenkins jenkinm6@mail.uc.edu
EE/COMPE VII (A) - MATH 1061  163 Samantha Zogheib zogheise@mail.uc.edu
EET I (A) - MATH 1026 & EET I (B) - MATH 1060 133 & 214 Justin Vonerden vonerdjp@mail.uc.edu
EET II (A) - MATH 1061 & CS IV (B) - MATH 1061 161 & 162 Zachary Greene greenezt@mail.uc.edu
ENVE I (A) - MATH 1061 & ENVE I (B) - MATH 1062 144 & 219 Sarah Baryluk barylusf@mail.uc.edu
ENVE II - MATH 1026 217 Sheamus Togher toghersj@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Art and Design I 080 Natalie Finn finnnr@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Art and Design II 081 Valerie Stein steinva@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Business and Leadership I 084 Cody Niese niesect@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Business and Leadership II 085 Bianca Menedin menedibo@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Business and Leadership III 086 Adam Baca bacaas@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Health I (SOC/ENG/BIO2001C-A&P) 077 Andrew Kremer kremeraw@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Health II (PSYCH/ENGL/BIO2001C-A&P) 078 Andrew Reis reisaw@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Health III (CHEM/PSYCH/BIO-A&P) 079 Laurel Jaroch jarochlm@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Majors I (ENGL/Human Sexuality) 082 Chanel Vandyke vandykcy@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Majors II (ENGL/Human Sexuality) 083 Jesse McKinley mckinlje@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Stem I 075 & 195 Sarah Baryluk barylusf@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Stem II 076 & 194 Jeff Forlenza forlenjj@mail.uc.edu
FEP I (A) - MATH 1060 & FEP I (B) - MATH 1060 119 & 120 Samantha Harrell harrelsh@mail.uc.edu
FEP II - MATH 1062 136 Nuthapol Suppakitjarak suppakng@mail.uc.edu
FEP/EASE I - MATH 1061 127 Karim Elgafy elgafykk@mail.uc.edu
FEP/EASE II - MATH 1061 128 Jennifer Ballard ballarji@mail.uc.edu
FEP/EASE III - MATH 1061 142 Andrew Nottingham nottinad@mail.uc.edu
FEP/EASE IV - MATH 1026 145 Austin Boldt boldtaj@mail.uc.edu
FEP/EASE V - MATH 1061 146 Lindsay Snider sniderlm@mail.uc.edu
FEP/EASE VI - MATH 1026 165 Ellen Hanson hansonem@mail.uc.edu
FEP/EASE VII - MATH 1061 210 Kristine Huizing huizinkr@mail.uc.edu
Health Education  106 Pooja Patel patel2pj@mail.uc.edu
Health Sciences & Medical Laboratory Sciences 017 & 190 Claire Grace gracecc@mail.uc.edu
Health Sciences and Nutrition Pre-Med  018 & 191 Cora Miracle miraclca@mail.uc.edu
Health Sciences I 019 Brooke Stewart stewabe@mail.uc.edu
Health Sciences II  020 & 192 Lobke Huijs huijsle@mail.uc.edu
Health Sciences III 021 & 193 Ryan Dudziak dudziarn@mail.uc.edu
Information Technology (IT) I 092 Oliver Hardwick hardwiog@mail.uc.edu
Information Technology (IT) II 093 Robert "Matt" McGlasson mcglasrm@mail.uc.edu
ME II (A) - MATH 1060 & MET II (B) - MATH 1060 113 & 114 Jacob Frisco friscoja@mail.uc.edu
ME III - MATH 1061 122 Joseph Otcasek otcasejc@mail.uc.edu
ME IV - MATH 1062 123 Elyssa Brauer brauerej@mail.uc.edu
ME V - MATH 1061 126 Alyssa Whittle whittlas@mail.uc.edu
ME VI - MATH 1062 135 Samantha Dunker dunkerse@mail.uc.edu
ME VII (B) - MATH 1061 167 Jacob Briede briedejb@mail.uc.edu
MECH - MATH 1061 & MET I (B) - MATH 1061 115 & 222 Joe Kaufman kaufmajp@mail.uc.edu
Medical Sciences I (A) & (B) 001 & 002 Alex Balboa balboaac@mail.uc.edu
Medical Sciences III 003 Kathryn Green greenk9@mail.uc.edu
MET III - MATH 1026 124 Kialee Koch kochk9@mail.uc.edu
MET IV - MATH1061 207 Adam McCoy mccoyad@mail.uc.edu
MET V (A) - MATH 1061 & MET V (B) - MATH 1061 225 & 226 Edward (Sam) Wheatley wheatles@mail.uc.edu
Middle Childhood Education 098 Rebecca McHugh mchughrr@mail.uc.edu
Nursing I 004 Lauren Jacoby jacobyla@mail.uc.edu
Nursing II 005 Zoe Moore mooreze@mail.uc.edu
Nursing III 006 Hailey Miller millerh7@mail.uc.edu
Nursing IV 007 Patricia Ramirez ramirepi@mail.uc.edu
Nursing IX 012 Emily Galloway gallowen@mail.uc.edu
Nursing V 008 Emily Galloway gallowen@mail.uc.edu
Nursing VI 009 Zoe Moore mooreze@mail.uc.edu
Nursing VII 010 Hailey Miller millerh7@mail.uc.edu
Nursing VIII 011 Patricia Ramirez ramirepi@mail.uc.edu
Physics (A) & (B) 073 & 074 Amanuel Tsegai tsegaial@mail.uc.edu
Psychology I 069 Adam Kraimer kraimeaj@mail.uc.edu
Psychology II 070 Jamisha Miniefield miniefjd@mail.uc.edu
Psychology III 071 Ariana Davis davis4a6@mail.uc.edu
Psychology IV 072 Vanity Trimble trimblvn@mail.uc.edu
Psychology V 168 Zjanya Arwood arwoodzn@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health I (Neuroscience) 057 Arden Jacobs jacobsak@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health II  058 Michelle Gaerke gaerkema@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health III 059 Rohini Rana ranarj@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health IV 060 Lauren Crossman crossmlm@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health IX 065 McKenzie Stauffer stauffmn@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health V 061 Madison Peck peckmn@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health VI 062 Hannah Sublett sublethl@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health VII 063 Rachel Wright wrighrg@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health VIII 064 Virag Varga vargavg@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health X 066 Aaron DeVilbiss devilbal@mail.uc.edu
Sciences and Pre-Health XI - First Gen 067 Quentin Gleitz gleitzqa@mail.uc.edu
Secondary Education: Integrated Science & Math  101 & 102 Jordan Hutchinson hutchijd@mail.uc.edu
Secondary Education: Language Arts & Social Studies 099 Demetria Castanias castandr@mail.uc.edu
Social Work 022 Garrett Parsons parsongm@mail.uc.edu
Special Education  097 Morgan Ayers ayersmg@mail.uc.edu
Sport Administration I 104 Emily Briscoe briscoej@mail.uc.edu
Sport Administration II 105 Madison Banas banasmv@mail.uc.edu
STEMM-D 025/068/188 Jalynn Guice guicejn@mail.uc.edu